National Collaborating Centre for Chronic Conditions

A partnership of the Clinical Effectiveness Forum for Allied Health Professions, the NHS Confederation, the Patient Involvement Unit at NICE, the Royal College of General Practitioners, the Royal College of Nursing, the Royal College of Physicians of London, the Royal College of Physicians’ Patient and Carers Liaison Committee, the Royal College of Surgeons of England, and the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain. Set up in 2000 to undertake commissions from NICE to develop clinical guidelines for the NHS.